Job #1701 – Behavioral Health Specialist (LICSW Required) – Worcester, MA

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(Only QUALIFIED Healthcare Professionals accepted) Mental Health/Social Services – JOB TITLE (#1701): Behavioral Health Specialist (LICSW Required)

Worcester, Massachusetts

A non-profit multi-specialty organization in Worcester, Massachusetts, is seeking a Behavioral Health Specialist (LICSW Required) to join their team. Their mission is to improve the health of underserved communities, one block at a time. In close collaboration with community-based organizations, local providers, and leading health plans, we are reorganizing the health system to focus on what matters to our members. Equipped with world-class, custom care delivery technology, they deliver personalized primary care, behavioral health, and social services to deliver a radically better experience of care for every member and community they serve.

Compensation and Benefits for the Behavioral Health Specialist:

The starting salary range for this position is Competitive and Negotiable.
This is a Full-time position (Mon – Fri, 9 – 5pm)
Benefits include Comprehensive Health, Dental, 401K, Vision Care coverage, PTO, Holidays, Work from home options and Flexible work culture for everyone

Requirements of the Behavioral Health Specialist:

You have a LICSW in the state
Must have at least 3 years experience working with individuals with co-occurring chronic medical and chronic behavioral health diagnoses
Direct familiarity with clinical settings and experience with home-visiting|care in the field
You have experience providing direct mental health treatment, substance use treatment, or both
You are an independent self-starter, a leader, and a strategic thinker who is excited about the big picture of whole community health, and the ongoing evaluation and iteration of our care model
You have experience (formally or informally) providing supervision to social workers, community health workers, or care coordinators, and are interested in growing your supervision skills
You are excited about how technology can support your work and help drive the ongoing evaluation toward new, better care.

Responsibilities of the Behavioral Health Specialist:

Expect collaboration, shared-decision making, and partnership across clinical and non-clinical care team members, including our large team of Community Health Partners
Co-manage a population living with complex medical and behavioral health conditions
Provide individual and group therapy, consultations and community referrals, crisis interventions, and safety assessments for members
Support existing services in the community or work as the bridge to longer-term behavioral health services
Actively participate in daily team huddles and weekly case conferences to advise on behavioral health needs and establish Behavioral Health goals as part of members Member Action Plan (MAP)
Follow up on Behavioral Health referrals from the Community Health Partner team – schedule 1:1 therapy sessions with members
Actively participate in planning and|or implementation of initiatives related to Behavioral Health integration and collaboration with external vendors, community-based service providers, and your Care Team
Be the point person for the members on your panel with significant behavioral health diagnoses – be available over phone, email, and in-person for your Care Team
Utilize our custom-built care facilitation platform, Commons, and the markets EMR, documenting notes, tracking tasks and communicating with other members of the care team. Documentation should be complete within 72 hours of a member visit or encounter
You have an unrestricted drivers license and vehicle for daily use

Greenlife Healthcare Staffing is a nationwide recruitment agency, matching both new grads and advanced practitioners to hospitals, clinics, nursing homes, multi-specialty groups, and private practices.
If you would like to learn more about other opportunities we offer, please call our office: (800) 608-4025 or submit your Resume|CV to us.

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  • Job IDnchcr-2320324
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  • StateMassachusetts
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